National Trade Productions, Inc. (NTP), the leader in the face-to-face events industry, was recognized as one of the top show organizers at the 2014 Trade Show Executive (TSE) Fastest 50 Awards & Summit last week. The company tied for first place in most shows managed, with four of its events being honored, encompassing four percent share of market in the competition. NTP shared the top spot in the show management category with Emerald Expositions and GLM.
“NTP is thrilled to share in the success of so many of our clients. The Fastest 50 roster honors events that not only grew last year, but actually thrived,” said Andrew Ortale, NTP Executive Vice President. “This industry recognition reinforces that NTP’s process-driven culture, entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to innovation truly elevate our ability to provide sales, marketing and operational expertise that drives results.”
NTP shows were evaluated and ranked for achievement across key trade show metrics. APWA International Public Works Congress & Exposition (American Public Works Association) received honors for growth in net square feet of exhibit space and attendance. Gear Expo (American Gear Manufacturers Association) and NCEA Convention & Expo (National Catholic Educational Association) were recognized for growth in net square feet of exhibit space and number of exhibiting companies. The International Dairy Show was spotlighted for growth in attendance.
Trade Show Executive (TSE) Fastest 50 rankings are determined from information supplied and certified by senior executives with the association or private show organizer responsible for the event. All trade shows with a minimum of 15,000 nsf held in the U.S. in 2013 were eligible. Award winners are profiled in the May issue of Trade Show Executive and were honored at the 2014 Fastest 50 Awards Dinner & Ceremony on May 21 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
For more information on the Trade Show Executive (TSE) Fastest 50 Awards program and a complete list of winners, visit www.tradeshowexecutive.com. To learn more about NTP’s capabilities and services, contact 703.683.8500.
About National Trade Productions, Inc. (NTP)
For more than 35 years, National Trade Productions (NTP) has produced trade shows, meetings and conventions that build communities and create powerful connections throughout the world. Leveraging a legacy of success in sales, marketing and event management, NTP’s face-to-face experiences enable the prosperity and profitability of its clients and the industries they serve. www.ntpshow.com